Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Photoshop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Photoshop over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Photoshop
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 239 291
Rank change year-on-year -29 +52 -47
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 107 122 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.78% 0.56%
As % of the Applications category 6.05% 7.42% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 69 68
South East median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £90 £230 £104
90th Percentile £550 £480 £454
England median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -46.43% +47.37%
10th Percentile £24.80 £15.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £45.05 £16.50 £34.90
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £26.54
% change year-on-year -6.98% -18.99% +39.57%

Photoshop is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,770 1,645 2,023
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.54% 10.50% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 853 1,099
South East median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% +1.56%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £150
90th Percentile £536 £499 £483
England median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.43% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 195 214
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £32.50 £38.60
England median hourly rate £16.21 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.30% - +6.67%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the South East

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Photoshop in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in the South East

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in the South East

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in the South East

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Photoshop in the South East

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +9 69 £333 -16.88% 15
Berkshire +5 49 £333 -16.88% 10
Surrey -32 24 £440 +31.34% 16
Buckinghamshire -4 19 £415 +10.67% 4
Hampshire -14 5 £188 -40.00% 8
East Sussex +7 4 £400 +3.23% 5
Kent -4 4 £193 -19.79% 8
Oxfordshire -4 1 £110 -73.73% 1
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 54 (50.47%) Adobe
2 53 (49.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 51 (47.66%) HTML
4 42 (39.25%) User Experience
5 34 (31.78%) CSS
6 30 (28.04%) JavaScript
6 30 (28.04%) Marketing
7 28 (26.17%) Wireframes
8 26 (24.30%) InDesign
9 25 (23.36%) Axure RP
10 24 (22.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 22 (20.56%) Social Media
12 21 (19.63%) HTML5
13 20 (18.69%) Graphic Design
13 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (17.76%) Infographics
15 18 (16.82%) Facebook
15 18 (16.82%) Twitter
16 17 (15.89%) CMS
17 16 (14.95%) Telecoms
18 15 (14.02%) jQuery
18 15 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
19 14 (13.08%) Digital Marketing
20 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (12.15%) Analytics
21 12 (11.21%) Adobe Analytics
21 12 (11.21%) CSS3
21 12 (11.21%) E-Commerce
21 12 (11.21%) Degree
21 12 (11.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.89%) CMS
2 5 (4.67%) WordPress
3 4 (3.74%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) Kentico
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (49.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 26 (24.30%) InDesign
3 24 (22.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (11.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (6.54%) UXPin
6 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (2.80%) GIMP
8 2 (1.87%) 3ds Max
8 2 (1.87%) Acrobat
8 2 (1.87%) InVision
8 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.93%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (3.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (4.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) npm
4 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (23.36%) Axure RP
2 9 (8.41%) JIRA
3 7 (6.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (6.54%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) Babel
5 1 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 30 (28.04%) Marketing
2 16 (14.95%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.35%) Finance
4 9 (8.41%) Multimedia
4 9 (8.41%) Publishing
5 6 (5.61%) Games
6 5 (4.67%) Banking
6 5 (4.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.80%) Retail
8 2 (1.87%) Advertising
9 1 (0.93%) German Language
9 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.93%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.93%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.93%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 49 (45.79%) Designer
2 27 (25.23%) Developer
3 21 (19.63%) UX Designer
4 14 (13.08%) Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Graphic Designer
6 10 (9.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (7.48%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.48%) CRM Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Web Designer
8 7 (6.54%) Administrator
8 7 (6.54%) UI Designer
8 7 (6.54%) UI/UX Designer
8 7 (6.54%) UX Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Web Administrator
9 6 (5.61%) Junior
9 6 (5.61%) Web Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Artworker
10 5 (4.67%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Applications Designer
11 4 (3.74%) Senior UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (47.66%) HTML
2 34 (31.78%) CSS
3 21 (19.63%) HTML5
4 15 (14.02%) jQuery
5 12 (11.21%) CSS3
6 10 (9.35%) AngularJS
7 9 (8.41%) RESTful
7 9 (8.41%) SOAP
8 8 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (4.67%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (3.74%) Flash
10 4 (3.74%) LESS
10 4 (3.74%) Material Design
10 4 (3.74%) React
10 4 (3.74%) Sass
11 2 (1.87%) Ajax
11 2 (1.87%) Redux
11 2 (1.87%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.93%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 42 (39.25%) User Experience
2 22 (20.56%) Social Media
3 20 (18.69%) Graphic Design
4 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.28%) Mobile App
5 11 (10.28%) Virtual Team
6 8 (7.48%) Video Editing
7 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.74%) iPhone
8 2 (1.87%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.87%) W3C
9 1 (0.93%) Animation
9 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.93%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Android
1 7 (6.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Wireframes
2 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.76%) Infographics
4 15 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (13.08%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (12.15%) Analytics
7 12 (11.21%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.35%) Content Management
8 10 (9.35%) CRM
8 10 (9.35%) Scrum
8 10 (9.35%) SEO
9 9 (8.41%) Front End Development
9 9 (8.41%) Prototyping
10 8 (7.48%) Copywriting
10 8 (7.48%) Project Management
10 8 (7.48%) Usability Testing
10 8 (7.48%) Web Design
11 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.61%) Pay per click
12 6 (5.61%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.04%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.74%) PHP
3 3 (2.80%) SQL
4 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) PMO
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Vendors
1 54 (50.47%) Adobe
2 18 (16.82%) Facebook
2 18 (16.82%) Twitter
3 8 (7.48%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.67%) ClickTale
5 4 (3.74%) Apple
5 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.87%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Capita
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle